Overview from the Commonwealth Fund
At a glance : «International Health Care System Profiles»
Across the globe, health care policymakers face mounting pressure to lower costs while improving the quality and safety of care. The U.S. can learn a lot by examining other health systems, their performance in relation to ours, and their health care delivery and payment innovations. This site presents profiles of the health care systems in 18 countries.
Dieser Link bietet einen schönen Überblick über die verschiedenen Gesundheitssystemen.
16. International Conference on Integrated Care: 23-25 May, Barcelona
«A Movement for Change: Enabling People-Centred and Integrated Health and Social Care»
The conference will bring together researchers, clinicians and managers from around the world who are engaged in the design and delivery of integrated health and social care. They will share experience and the latest evidence about integrating Public Health, Health and Social Care and the New roles and Possibilities for Hospitals, producing Positive and Curative Integrated Mental and Physical Care, mobilising key enablers like policy making and Mobile and Digital Health Solutions, and investment in an Integrated Care Workforce, clinical leadership and coproduction with individuals, careers, communities and populations.
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Obamacare's mission to drive down healthcare costs could completely backfire
Will the physician consolidation actually lead to lower health care costs? The answer to this question has important consequences.